The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank - 49 66
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.51% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £225 £260
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 198 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.30% 37.36% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 119 169
Average daily rate £365 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 37
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% -18.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.65 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Lotus
South West

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BMC